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Lance K
Lance K
Harvard University, ‘16
BA, Film and Video Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement

Student Background

I was one of 12 transfer students admitted to Harvard in 2013!
From: Muntinlupa , Philippines
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Harvard, NYU, UC Berkeley
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Tagalog

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1530
Highest SAT: 2230
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Debate Club/Team, School Theater/Plays, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Feeling out of place
549 Words
All I could do was watch. I watched the speakers eloquently voice out their opinions. I watched the professor steer the conversation. Normally, when you come to class without having read the assigned chapter, or any chapter in the book, for that matter, you get lost in the discussion. That’s not how I felt then. Though I had no background information about Chapter Two of “Happiness: The Science Behind Your Smile”, I absorbed each student’s analysis so naturally,...

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